Religious Studies

RE is taught throughout the school.  We encourage students to study religion and their part in the life of the community.  We also endeavour to explore religious questions which arise in young people's minds.

  • Mrs S Rigby - Subject Leader
  • Mr J Davies - RE Teacher
  • Mr S Cox - RE Teacher
  • Mr M Moyo - RE Teacher

Courses of Study

Overview of Scheme of Work for Religious Studies

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Year 7 Overview of Scheme of Work

Year 8 Overview of Scheme of Work

Year 9 Overview of Scheme of Work

Year 10 Overview of Scheme of Work for Full Course RE

Year 10 Overview of Scheme of Work for Short Course RE

Year 11 Overview of Scheme of Work for Full Course RE

Year 11 Overview of Scheme of Work for Short Course RE

Overview of Scheme of Work for Philosophy & Ethics

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Year 12 Overview of Scheme of Work for Ethics

Year 12 Overview of Scheme of Work for Philosophy

Year 13 Overview of Scheme of Work for Ethics

Year 13 Overview of Scheme of Work for Philosophy

Key Stage 3 Curriculum

All course details, resources and homework assignments can be found on the School Moodle

Year 7

Autumn

  • Does God Exist?
  • What is God Like?

Spring

  • What is a Religious Experience?
  • Should we Look After the Environment?

Summer

  • How Can I Find Out the Right thing to Do?
  • What is the Function of a Church?

Year 8

Autumn

  • Is Violence Always Wrong?
  • Why is Food Important in Religion?

Spring

  • Where Do People Go when They Die?
  • How Does the Media Shape our View of Religion?

Summer

  • Who Was Jesus?
  • Why Are Clothes Important in Religion?

Year 9

Autumn

  • Are There Limits to What Doctors Should Do?
  • Is Commitment a Good Thing?

Spring

  • How Should We Deal with Racism?
  • Money, Money, Money

Summer

  • Are Religious Beliefs Above the Law?
  • Where Does the World Come From?

Key Stage 4 Curriculum

All course details, resources and homework assignments can be found on the School Moodle

As of this year all students in Year 10 (and following years) will take the Full Course in RE. The specification is AQA 4055 Units 2 and 3.

Year 11 complete either GCSE Philosophy and Applied Ethics or the Short Course Philosophy and Applied Ethics

Specification Codes:
Full - J621 Philosophy and Applied Ethics
Short - J121

Key Stage 5 Curriculum

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Year 12 - AS Religious Studies (OCR H172)
Year 13 - A2 Religious Studies (OCR H572)